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Crested Butte or Telluride

Southwest Colorado offers a whole world of recreation and fun that beats the I-70 corridor for its lack of crowds, easy access, and towns that haven’t been READ MORE

Can’t Miss Fall Events

Crested Butte + Gunnison Fall 2019 Calendar of Events: Fall in the Gunnison Valley offers all of the recreation of summer without the crowds. Crested Butte and READ MORE

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Town Profiles: Whitepine

Visit Whitepine: In this series of town profiles, we’ll highlight the history and current stories of several smaller towns around the valley. Some still exist with year-round READ MORE

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Stewardship Heroes: Mel Yemma

Mel Yemma is one of my personal local stewardship heroes and I’m so excited to have the opportunity to share a little bit about what makes her READ MORE

Summer Fishing Report

Here is the fishing report for Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley for the summer 2019 season. While lake anglers have reported great fishing for months in READ MORE

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Wildflowers of the Gunnison Valley

Colorado Wildflowers: With above-average precipitation this winter that continued through May, we were primed and ready once summer hit for a superbloom of a magnitude not witnessed READ MORE

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Town Profiles: TinCup

Visit TinCup: In this series of town profiles, we’ll highlight the history and current stories of several smaller towns around the valley. Some still exist with year-round READ MORE

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Town Profiles: Pitkin

Visit Pitkin: In this series of town profiles, we’ll highlight the history and current stories of several smaller towns around the valley. Some still exist with year-round READ MORE

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Town Profiles: Powderhorn

Visit Powderhorn: In this series of town profiles, we’ll highlight the history and current stories of several smaller towns around the valley. Some still exist with year-round READ MORE

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Catch More Trout This Summer!

It’s mid-July. Our miserable snowfall last winter means our rivers right now are August and September low. And they will continue to drop, even the dam-fed Taylor READ MORE

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Shred Boss: Mary Boddington

This interview is an excerpt from Steep Thoughts, Volume 1. Check out the full issue online: So you’re the new owner of the Talk of the Town, READ MORE

#DogsOfGCB Roundup #1

We love our #dogsofgcb posts! Round #1 – our first 25(ish) We asked and you answered. The call out was simple: share your photos of your favorite READ MORE

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Early-Season Wildflower Guide

Crested Butte is the Wildflower Capital of Colorado. If you find yourself here before the height of the season, July-August, you’ll find there is still plenty of READ MORE

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